badge, trade, British, sealed pattern, Royal Air Force, Princess Mary's Royal Air Force Nursing, ID badge
badge, label, seal
Badge: A rectangular white polyester name badge with merrowed edge for Ward Tunics of RAF Nurses, with at the left end a pale blue embroidered winged Caduceus surrounded by an oval, the top of the oval overlaid by a St. Edward's (Queen's) crown, with on the right embroidered in dark blue the name 'S. Ball'.
Label: In two parts, front and back, front being: Defence Logistics Organisation; Standard Pattern, Patt. No: D00545, Spec No: UK/SC/4687, NSN: 8455-99-995-3336, Desc: Badge ID Personnel PMRAFNS Nurses; Notes: Badge ID personnel PMRAFNS name badge for RAF nurses light blue PMRAFNS emblem with blue lettering on white polyester cotton. To be worn on nurses ward tunic. Wearers name as per warrant; Approved: (Signature), Date: 21/01/2005.
Reverse: Single ms notation: Imperial War Museum transfer 19/07/05.
Seal: Domed hollow-back white metal disc on which MOD.
Cannot decipher approval signature.
Card on reverse: Issued to Imperial War Museum 19/07/05 transfer.